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Cosmocat Games and Studio VDS present: Astral Flux

Action-roguelite genre blows up in late summer.
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Cosmocat Games and Studio VDS are pleased to announce their new game Astral Flux! Astral Flux aims to break new ground in the action roguelite genre by emphasizing exploration, strong worldbuilding and atmosphere. The team is targeting a Steam (PC) release in late summer/early fall of 2022.


About Astral Flux

Two would-be astronauts and scrappers fumble their way through space, desperately searching for a way home.

  • Travel to the far reaches of distant dimensions

  • Explore ancient alien ruins

  • Come face to face with the terrifying beauty of otherworldly creatures

  • Upgrade your skills and abilities on the way


  • Twitchy retro-inspired gameplay

  • Randomized levels: no two runs are the same

  • Modern lighting and post-processing

  • Original soundtrack and sound design by contemporary electronic composer Snug

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About Cosmocat Games

Cosmocat Games is an independent game studio based in Nova Scotia, Canada. The company is led by Adam "Snug" McLellan, a 20+ year veteran of IT, turned independent game developer, musician, and sound designer. Since its inception in 2014, Cosmocat has released a diverse range of games across several platforms.


About Studio VDS

Studio VDS is a newly formed studio led by freelance illustrator & gamedev, Nathan van der Stoep. In addition to his collaborations with Canadian studio Cosmocat, Nathan has collaborated regularly with fellow Dutch game developer OrangePixel (Residual, Regulator City).


Cosmocat Media Contact

Adam McLellan

[email protected]

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